DJ Gross is the Operations Manager on the Communications team. He manages the Communications team's budget and works to implement and monitor WRI's Integrated Funding Model.

Prior to WRI, DJ worked at Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund for 3 years as a Finance Coordinator and Budget Analyst. At Planned Parenthood, DJ worked with program teams to ensure they stayed within budget and reviewed payments for 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) compliance.

DJ holds a B.A. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis.

DJ is proud to originally be from New Jersey. He currently lives in the Logan Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. In his spare time, he enjoys playing guitar and reading.